What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that websites visited by users send to their terminals. They are stored to be re-transmitted to the same websites during subsequent visits. Cookies are used for different purposes, they have different characteristics and can be used by us or by third parties. Below is listed all the information on cookies installed through our website and the necessary instructions on how to manage your preferences.

Cookies used by our website

Firstly, we would like to point out that the use of cookies is carried out by the owner of this website, namely the company Mediaconsult SA. PO BOX 555, CH 6902 Lugano 2, Switzerland

Below are listed the technical cookies on the website for which no consent is required.
In this case, these are cookies related to activities necessary for the proper functioning of the website and therefore functional to the provision of the service itself:

a) Php SeSSID is a technical session cookie that is used by the website to identify the active session.
b) Resolution, technical session cookie. Its purpose is to detect the resolution of your browser to optimise the contents on your display.
c) Display cookie is a technical session cookie used to store the acceptance of the cookie legislation by users. Thanks to this functionality, the information banner will not appear on every page.

For the proper functioning of the website, some cookies are also needed for which explicit consent is required. Consent may be expressed in a general way, by interacting with the summary information banner on our website www.mediaconsultsa.ch

To grant your consent, simply follow the instructions in the banner (by clicking on the OK button). Your consent will be recorded for subsequent visits. You have the right to subsequently withdraw your express consent.

Below are listed the types of cookies and the names of the companies that manage them. For each one, we will show the link (subject to change by the data controller of the reference company) to the page of their website where you can read the information on their Privacy Policy.

1) Advertising profiling cookies:
Used to deliver advertising based on the interests shown through Internet browsing (OBA).
Google Policy
Google AdWords

2) Social Network Cookies:
Used for sharing content on social networks.

3) Statistics Cookies:
Used by third parties, including in disaggregated form, for the management of statistics.
Google Analytics

4) Development Cookies:
– Google Developers

For more information on how to manage cookie preferences through the browser, please visit the following links:
Google Chrome
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Mozilla Firefox

Published on: 22.05.2018
Last amended: 22.05.2018